Colleen Plumb



     Animals Are Outside Today

    Towards the Sky Again

    How the Sky and Water Attach
       at the End of the Sea

    Crows Live in Street Trees

    Ruth im See (Ruth in the Lake)

    Outside of History

Public Video Installations
Thirty Times a Minute



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Projecting Thirty Times a Minute: Drumbo (Vienna, Austria) at Brooklyn Bridge, New York City, 2016         

3-person show: Targeted, at Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, July 14, 2017

Infinite Games: John Preus, group exhibition, Open House Contemporary, Sept 2017

The Village Voice featuring Path Infinitum at AIPAD and Thrity TImes a Minute, April 5, 2017

Feature Shoot, Shedding Light on the Plight of Captive Animals, essay by Sara Rosen, April 2017

The Photography Show presented by AIPAD, Special Exhibition video installation, March 29-April2, 2017

Museum of Contemporary Photography, DARKROOM benefit, transparency in lightbox included in auction (above image), Venue SIX10, Chicago, March 2, 2017

Screening: Second Floor Rear: Ritual, Pilsen, Chicago, Feb. 5, 2017

Center for Humans and Nature, essay included in Questions for a Resilient Future, December 2016

Screening: It is Only Necessary to Make the Thing Difficult to Attain, @ aCinema, Milwaukee, Oct 2016

Virginia Quarterly Review, essay by Julia Cooke, Thirty Times a Minute feature, Summer 2016,

The Devil's Garden, July 8, 2016. Two-channel video projection of new video works in the Portland Art Museum sculpture garden, with an improvised live music score composed by musicians Sam Coomes and Marisa Anderson, and advance directives by Vanessa Renwick

Portland Art Museum, Thirty Times a Minute video included in "Next Level Fucked Up" by Vanessa Renwick, through July, 2016

Afterimage, vol. 43, April, 2016, Peter Rock SPELLS project, Stephen Longmire, interview

Christie's auction, FIRST OPEN, March 22, 2016

Prix Pictet nominee, 2015

Miami Project, Dina Mitrani Gallery and The Screening Room, December 2015

Artillery Magazine, Los Angeles, review by Christopher Russell, Sept. 2015

60 Inch Center, review of Thirty Times a Minute by Josephine Zarkovich, May 2015

Panel Discussion, Center for Humans and Nature, Exploring City Creatures, David Weinberg Gallery, Chicago, with Liam Heneghan and Gavin Van Horn, September, 2015,

SPELLS, collaboration with author, Peter Rock, multimedia installation at Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, September 2015

Thirty Times a Minute at Silent Funny, with Johalla Projects, June, 2015

Lovsång, screening, Joan of Arc residency, The Hideout, Chicago, March, 2015

Artist Lecture, Portland State University, April 1, 2015

Radio interview: Oregon Public Broadcast State of Wonder show with April Baer, aired April 4, 2015

Exhibition, Blue Sky Oregon Center for Photographic Arts
Opening April 2, 2015, with an artist talk Saturday April 4th, 3pm
Animals Are Outside Today
 and Thirty Times a Minute, photographs and video

Public video projections of Thirty Times a Minute in Portland, Oregon, April 1-5 and April 23-25, 2015

CBS coverage by Jeremy Ross of Thirty Times a Minute public projections

Ongoing in Chicago: Public video projections of Thirty Times a Minute 2015-2016

Awarded Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs (DCASE) Individual Artist Project Grant

Images from the series Towards The Sky Again included in the Cleveland Clinic art collection

Solo exhibition Dina Mitrani Gallery, Miami, May 2014, Towards The Sky Again, photographs

Solo exhibition The Screening Room, Miami, May, 2014, video installations

Animals Are Outside Today, Featured in BLOW Photo Magazine, Ireland, Nov. 2013.

EXPO Chicago, 2013, Elephant Video Installation, HOME, by John Preus, curated by Tricia Van Eck

PANT, gallery 339, Philadelphia, summer 2013

TEN,  Jen Bekman Gallery, New York
March 1 - 31, 2013
reception Mar 15, 6-8pm
Celebrating ten year anniversary

Someone I Know, April, 2013
curated by Stuart Pilkington

Stitched and Glued, handmade book exhibition, Riverside Arts Center, IL
Jan-Feb 3, 2013
curated by Paul D'Amato

Wildlife in the Post-Natural Age,
Williamsburg Art and Historical Center,
Brooklyn, NY, Sept-Oct 2012

Printers Row Lit Fest, Chicago
Stories Through Photographs Panel, along with Richard Wasserman and John Maloof
June 10, 2012

group show: SHoP, Southside
Hub of Production, Hyde Park
Opening May 26, 2012 6-9pm

solo exhibit: Union League Club
of Chicago, through
April, 2012
review: Newcity Chicago

Animals Are Outside Today:
PDN Notable Books 2011,

Holly Stuart Hughes

Photo Eye book review
by Ellen Rennard

La Lettre de La Photographie,
Book Review, Miss Rosen

Interview: Miss Rosen

Pinyao International Photography
Festival, Pinyao, China, 2011

Collect.Give, to aid
Elephant Aid International

Solo exhibition, artist talk &
book signing:
Radius Books, Santa Fe,
October 29, 5pm

Santa Fe Radio Cafe with Mary-Charlotte October 27, 2011

New York Times LENS blog
Love and Loss and
the Animal Kingdom,

By Kerri MacDonald

LANDSCAPE Stories, Animals

LIFE Force Magazine, London,
Damian Bird

BBC Brasil, slideshow and article
June 29, 2011

TIME Magazine, June 21, 2011

Book Signing:
Museum of Contemporary
, Chicago
Tuesday, September 27, 2011

Group show:
Girls' Club Collection:
Re-Framing the Feminine
Fort Lauderdale, FL
November 30, 2011

Animals Are Outside Today
Dina Mitrani Gallery

Wynwood Art District, MIami
on view through August 20, 2011

Animals Are Outside Today
Jen Bekman Gallery, New York
6 Spring Street
March – April, 2011

Milwaukee Art Museum
Artist Lecture
Thursday, April 7, 2011

Women in Photography
April, 2011

D.A.P. Catalog 2011

photograph magazine
New York Photo Review
Our Hen House